With the amount of stressful moments we're currently experiencing, it's nice to know that there's a time for us to relax and have fun once we get home without going out and tiring ourselves! Instead of partying or going to places far away from school or the office, most of us now would rather lay in bed and watch our favorite films and series until midnight.
Admit it or not, Netflix has become our sweet companion. That's why we're always on the lookout when it come to the new flicks that are being released by our go-to stress reliever. Here, we have listed the films and series that we can't wait to see on Netflix in the next coupe of months!
1. Kiss Me First (June 29)
From the creator of Skins, Kiss Me First tells the story of 17-year-old Leila who got addicted into Agora, a ficitonal online gaming site. She,then meets Tess, who is a complete opposite of her–a cool and confident party girl who harbours a dark secret. Away from their virtual world, the two girls become friends. But when Leila finds out that Tess disappeared out of the blue, she was quickly drawn into unravelling the mystery behind her disappearance.
2. Mr. Sunshine (July 7)
Calling K-drama fans! From the creators of Descendants of the Sun and Goblin, writer Kim Eun-sook and director Lee Eung-bok continues their partnership to give us another outstanding Korean drama entitled Mr. Sunshine which would be a 24-episode series premiering on Netflix on July 7. Based on the U.S. expedition to Korea in the late 19th century, Mr. Sunshine tells the story of a Korean boy born into a family of a house servant. Not wanting to continue just like his parents, he ran away to board an American warship, and returned to his homeland as a U.S. marine officer. Ironically, he falls in love with an aristocrat’s daughter and discovers something that would pioneer the country that he once ran away from.
3. How It Ends (July 27)
A film starring the famous actor Theo James and directed by David Rosenthal, it focuses on a mysterious apocalypse that turned roads into mayhem which caused the spread of misinformation and violence and a man with his estranged father in law who would stop at nothing just to get home and save his pregnant wife on the other side of the country. It was also revealed that this upcoming film has been in development since 2011.
4. Disenchantment (August 17)
If you're in need of a cartoon fix, this Matt Groening creation is about the misadventures of the hard-drinking young princess Bean, her personal demon Luci, and the feisty elf Elfo who lives in the crumbling medieval kingdom of Dreamland. Throughout the series, the odd but funny trio will encounter ogres, sprites, harpies, imps, trolls, walruses, and lots of human fools!
5. To All The Boys I've Loved Before (August 17)
Time to grab some tissues and prepare for some quotable lines! Starring Lana Condor, Janel Parrish, Noah Centineo, and John Corbett, and directed by Susan Johnson, To All The Boys I've Loved Before is a film adaptation of the popular YA novel by Jenny Han which follows Lara Jean Song Covey's love life that goes from imaginary to out-of-control when the love letters she wrote for every boy she has ever loved were mysteriously mailed out! Watch as she deals with the five loves of her life all at once on August 17!
6. Sierra Burgess Is A Loser (September 7)
Sierra Burgess is a Loser is your modern teen chick-flick movie retelling of the Cyrano de Bergerac story that you wouldn't want to miss! The story centers on a geeky teen named Sierra Burgess, played by Shannon Purser, who does not fall into the shallow beauty standards of high school. But in a case of mistaken identity, she must team with the school's most popular girl to make her crush fall in love with her!
With all the films that are set to be released on Netflix some time soon, we couldn't help but imagine ourselves cozying up in our favorite blanket while eating pizza until the wee hours of the morning!
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